Links to web-sites explaining medical terms, phrases and words.
Definitions of medical terms related to pain and painful conditions.
Website for searching and browsing the NHS standard Dictionary of Medicines and Devices (dm+d) which is used throughout the NHS as a means of uniquely identifying medicines and medical devices used in the health care of patients.
Explains terms used by health and social care agencies.
Provided by the Socialist Health Association, is intended to help lay people to understand what people in health and social care are talking about when they use acronyms.
Provided by 'think local act personal' has 52 of the most commonly used social care words and phrases and what they mean.
Use to search for the meaning of medical abbreviations and terms.
A searchable dictionary of medical and scientific terms.
(US site) - comprehensive medical dictionary.
(US site) - medical dictionary provided by MedicineNet.com.
(US site) - a portal to a number of online dictionaries, including medical dictionaries.